Exercise 3

Instructions to Solve
Each sentences below consist of a word or a phrase which is bold. It is followed by four words or phrases. Select the word or pharse which is closes to the OPPOSITE in meaning of the bold word or phrase.

Question 1 :

History abounds in instances of courage.

A). shines
B). lacks
C). suffices
D). fails
Answer : Option B

Question 2 :

The inhabitants of the island were barbarians.

A). civilized
B). cruel
C). uncivilized
D). bad
Answer : Option A

Question 3 :

The members thought that the task was feasible.

A). impractical
B). impossible
C). difficult
D). impracticable
Answer : Option A

Question 4 :

crestfallen he returned as he had never faced such humiliation in the whole of his life.

A). vainglorious
B). indignant
C). triumphant
D). disturbed
Answer : Option C

Question 5 :

Feasibility of the project is under study.

A). unsuitability
B). cheapness
C). impropriety
D). impracticability
Answer : Option D